2016 BIG GAME Tale of the Tape- “Facts and Figures”

By On November 2, 2016

Burbank vs Burroughs Big Game 2012

By Dick Dornan
myBurbank Sports Emeritus

BIG GAME “Facts and Figures”

DATE:                          November 4, 2016

SITE:                            Memorial Field

KICKOFF:                     7 p.m.

SERIES FACTS:            This is the 68th meeting between the two teams.

First game- 1949; Burroughs leads the series, 42-25.

  • Burroughs has won 7 of the last 11 games, 17 of 23 and 22 of 30.
  • Burbank had its three-game series winning streak snapped last year (2012, 2013, 2014)
  • Burbank has never defeated Burroughs four consecutive games in the rivalry’s history.

LAST 16 YEARS:

2015- Burroughs 47  Burbank 21

burroughs2014- Burbank 16  Burroughs 10

2013- Burbank 47  Burroughs 21

2012- Burbank 37  Burroughs 14

2011- Burroughs 34  Burbank 7

2010- Burroughs 38  Burbank 35

2009- Burbank 28  Burroughs 21

2008- Burroughs 58  Burbank 22

2007- Burroughs 30  Burbank 20

2006- Burroughs 24  Burbank 6

2005- Burroughs 35  Burbank 28

burbankrev2004- Burbank 26  Burroughs 12

2003- Burbank 24  Burroughs 18

2002- Burroughs 43  Burbank 31

2001- Burroughs 38  Burbank 21

2000- Burroughs 54  Burbank 36

(You can see all the scores and game details HERE)

 

TEAM FACTS:

Burbank (6-3, 5-1 in league)

Last League title- 2009 (Pacific co-champs with Burroughs)

League titles (5): 1927, 1951, 1956, 1972, 2009

Burroughs (4-5, 3-3 in league)

Last League title- 2015 (Pacific League champions: 7-0)

League titles (13):  1967, 1973, 1974, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981, 2006, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2015

 

KEY FACTS:

Burbank will be looking for a share of the league title with a win and a Crescenta Valley loss to Arcadia. It would create a three-way tie for first place. Burroughs has an outside shot at a playoff berth with a win.

Burbank’s offense scores 36.9 ppg overall while its defense is allowing 15.9 ppg.

Burroughs’ offense is averaging 29.8 ppg while the defense is giving up 27.6 ppg.

 

PACIFIC LEAGUE: (current standings)

Crescenta Valley           6-0, 8-1

Burbank                       5-1, 6-3 overall

Arcadia                         5-1, 8-1

Muir                              3-3, 5-4

Burroughs*                  3-3, 4-5 overall

Pasadena                       2-4, 2-7

Hoover                          0-6, 3-6

Glendale                        0-6, 1-8

*defending league champion

 

 

 

 

 

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